Bunge Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German, Middle Low German bunge ‘drum’, hence probably a metonymic occupational name for a drummer or drum maker. German (Bünge): in Hesse, a variant of Bünde (see Bunde 2).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Bunger, Bunde, Bunce, Runge, Busse, Burge, Budde, Bunte, Budge, Auge

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Bunge Family Origin

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Bunge Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Bar Room

    3%
  • Bookeeper

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, the most common Bunge occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Bunge's were Farmers. Farmer, Bar Room and Bookeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bunge. A less common occupation for the Bunge family was Carpenter.

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Bunge Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, Bunge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Bunge in 1953 was 44, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bunge

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